• A choice experiment on fuel taxation and earmarking in Norway 

      Sælen, Håkon; Kallbekken, Steffen (CICERO Working Paper;2010:02, Working paper, 2010)
    • A description of the Dynamic analysis of Economics of Environmental Policy (DEEP) model 

      Kallbekken, Steffen (CICERO Report;2004:01, Research report, 2004)
      The DEEP model is a multi-sectoral, multi-regional, multi-gas dynamic computable general equilibrium model. It was developed for analysing the economics of climate change policy, and to generate emission scenarios for input ...
    • Can conditional commitments break the climate change negotiations deadlock? 

      Underdal, Arild; Hovi, Jon; Kallbekken, Steffen; Skodvin, Tora (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2012)
      Can a conditional commitment by a major actor (for example, the European Union) induce other major actors (such as the USA, China, India, or Japan) to do more to mitigate global climate change? We analyse this question by ...
    • Can geological carbon storage be competitive? 

      Kallbekken, Steffen; Torvanger, Asbjørn (CICERO Working Paper;2004:05, Working paper, 2004)
      In this paper we review the literature on the costs and benefits of geological carbon storage and the estimates of greenhouse gas permit prices under the Kyoto Protocol commitment period and beyond. Combining these results ...
    • CDM baseline methodologies and carbon leakage 

      Kallbekken, Steffen; Flottorp, Line Sunniva; Rive, Nathan (CICERO Working Paper;2006:03, Working paper, 2006)
      Carbon leakage is an important issue because it can reduce the environmental effectiveness of international climate agreements. Under the Kyoto Protocol, the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) can potentially reduce carbon ...
    • Combining insights from economics and social psychology to explain environmentally significant consumption 

      Kallbekken, Steffen; Rise, Jostein; Westskog, Hege (CICERO Working Paper;2008:02, Working paper, 2008)
      In this paper we propose a comprehensive model for environmentally significant consumption. The immediate purpose is to improve our ability to understand such consumption. The underlying purpose is to improve our ability ...
    • Klimapolitiske virkemidler overfor petroleumsindustrien: En analyse av alternativer 

      Eskeland, Gunnar S.; Kasa, Sjur; Kallbekken, Steffen (CICERO Report;2005:09, Research report, 2005)
      Rapporten er skrevet på oppdrag for Oljeindustriens Landsforbund, og diskuterer den klimapolitiske behandlingen av oljeindustrien fra 2008, under Kyotoprotokollen. Med tanke på oppfyllelse av Norges forpliktelser ...
    • Klimavalg 2017 

      Lahn, Bård; Torvanger, Asbjørn (CICERO Report;2017:03, Research report, 2017)
      Høsten 2016 fikk CICERO midler fra Norges Forskningsråd for å utvikle en rapport inn mot valget 2017. Etter samtaler med ulike aktører innen politikk, media, organisasjoner og forskning ble det valgt ut fire områder denne ...
    • Market power with interdependent demand: Sale of emission permits and natural gas from the Former Soviet Union 

      Hagem, Cathrine; Kallbekken, Steffen; Mæstad, Ottar; Westskog, Hege (CICERO Working Paper;2004:01, Working paper, 2004)
      With implementation of the Kyoto Protocol, the Former Soviet Union countries, and Russia in particular, will most likely be able to exert market power in the emission permit market. However, since these countries are also ...
    • Near- and long-term global warming of current emissions 

      Lund, Marianne Tronstad; Stjern, Camilla Weum; Samset, Bjørn Hallvard; Aamaas, Borgar; Kallbekken, Steffen (CICERO Report;2018:15, Research report, 2018-11-05)
      Human activities influence the climate in a range of ways. While emissions of CO2 from burning of fossil fuels is the dominant factor behind the present rapid global warming, many other gases and particles also contribute. ...
    • Predicting Paris: Multi-Method Approaches to Forecast the Outcomes of Global Climate Negotiations 

      Sprinz, Detlef; de Mesquita, Bruce Bueno; Kallbekken, Steffen; Stokman, Frans; Sælen, Håkon; Thomson, Robert (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2016)
      We examine the negotiations held under the auspices of the United Nations Framework Convention of Climate Change in Paris, December 2015. Prior to these negotiations, there was considerable uncertainty about whether an ...
    • Prerequisites for Geological Carbon Storage as a Climate Policy Option 

      Torvanger, Asbjørn; Kallbekken, Steffen; Rypdal, Kristin (CICERO Report;2004:04, Research report, 2004)
      Carbon storage is increasingly being considered as an important climate change mitigation option. This paper explores provisions for including geological carbon storage in climate policy. The storage capacity of Norway’s ...
    • Public accept for environmental taxes: self-interest, environmental and distributional concerns 

      Kallbekken, Steffen; Sælen, Håkon (CICERO Working Paper;2010:01, Working paper, 2010)
    • ShareOn – midtveisrapport mai 2019 

      Westskog, Hege; Standal, Karina; Kallbekken, Steffen; Julsrud, Tom Erik; Aasen, Marianne; Wang, Lars; Aase, Tor Halfdan; Tellefsen, Sølvi (CICERO Report;2019:06, Report, 2019-04)
      ShareOn prosjektet er et samarbeidprosjekt hvor både forskningsmiljøer, offentlige aktører, næringsaktører og idedrevne (ideelle) organisasjoner deltar. Prosjektet er rettet mot å belyse deling som strategi i omstillingen ...
    • Should developing countries take on binding commitments in a climate agreement? A cost-benefit analysis 

      Kallbekken, Steffen; Westskog, Hege (CICERO Working Paper;2003:09, Working paper, 2003)
      This paper explores the costs and benefits for all parties to a future climate agreement of developing countries taking on binding commitments. Such commitments would allow developing countries to participate in emissions ...
    • The acceptability of efficiency-enhancing environmental taxes, subsidies and regulation: An experimental investigation 

      Cherry, Todd; Kallbekken, Steffen; Kroll, Stephan (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2012)
      Public opposition to efficiency-enhancing policies is a significant barrier to addressing many environmental challenges. We use a market experiment to explore the acceptability of three types of instruments: Pigouvian taxes ...
    • The climate impacts of current black carbon and organic carbon emissions 

      Aamaas, Borgar; Lund, Marianne Tronstad; Myhre, Gunnar; Samset, Bjørn Hallvard; Stjern, Camilla Weum; Kallbekken, Steffen (CICERO Report;2018:08, Research report, 2018-06-20)
      In Part 1, we present a summary of recent research into the climate impact of black and organic carbon. There have been many developments on the research front in recent years, and this rapid pace is expected to continue. ...
    • The cost of sectoral differentiation: The case of the EU emissions trading scheme 

      Kallbekken, Steffen (CICERO Working Paper;2004:08, Working paper, 2004)
      It is often assumed in the economic literature that the Kyoto Protocol will be implemented through a cost-efficient, comprehensive emissions trading system. However, the general experience from implementation of environmental ...
    • The development and deployment of low-carbon energy technologies: The role of economic interests and cultural worldviews on public support 

      Cherry, Todd; Garcia, Jorge H; Kallbekken, Steffen; Torvanger, Asbjørn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Large-scale deployment of low-carbon energy technologies is crucial to mitigating climate change, and public support is an important barrier to policies and projects that facilitate deployment. This paper provides insights ...
    • The Impact of Trial Runs on the Acceptability of Pigouvian Taxes: Experimental Evidence 

      Cherry, Todd; Kallbekken, Steffen; Kroll, Stephan (CICERO Working Paper;2011:01, Working paper, 2011)
      This paper examines the political difficulty of enacting welfare-enhancing Pigouvian taxes. Using referenda in a market experiment with externalities, we investigate the effect of trial periods on the acceptability of two ...